Godavari to Phulchowki Hike

Trip Highlights

  • Get the experience of hiking in Nepal
  • Walk along the green forest
  • Reach on top of the Phulchowki Hill
  • Explore the colorful flowers and the birds
  • Take the photographs of surrounding Himalayas including Annapurna

The Godavari to Phulchowki hike is the best option for the Hikers. Phulchowki is located on the south-east side of the capital city of Nepal i.e. Kathmandu and almost 20 km far from it. The term ‘Phul’ means ‘flower’ in Nepal. Its meaning also suggests that Phulchowki is popular for floras like rhododendron, wild roses, jasmine, and other natural flowers.

Besides, Phulchowki Hill is also considered as a vantage point for bird watching as well as Himalayan ranges such as Annapurna, Gaurishankar, and so on. Likewise, this place also offers breathtaking views of the Kathmandu Valley. There is the beautiful Buddhist Shrine on top of Phulchowki. The height of Phulchowki Hill is 2782m. So, it is considered as the highest hill among the surrounding hills of Kathmandu.

Your Nepal Hiking starts only after a short drive to the beautiful place known as Godawari. It is a garden of distinctive flowers. From there, it takes almost 4 hours to reach on top of Phulchowki where the resort area is too. As a result, this trip is known as the Godavari to Phulchowki hike.

After reaching there, you can start to take pictures of beautiful flowers and the different kinds of birds like Fly Catcher, Yellow-Browed Tit, Grey-Headed Woodpecker, Black-Winged Cuckoo, and others as well. You may also enjoy the lunch over there. After spending some time, you either drive to Kathmandu or again involve in the hiking activities per your interest and the itinerary.

Hiking around Kathmandu valley especially Hike to Phulchowki Hill is suitable for those who are the first hikers or may have short holidays, but have a strong desire to spend the active holidays in Nepal. For this hiking, no technical skills are required. Our expert hiking guides assist you to pass this trail.

Rising Adventure P. Ltd. has years of experience in the field of Hiking in Nepal. So, please join our Phulchowki Day Hiking package. For more details, please do not hesitate to contact us.